The Last Days of Pompeii (Gli ultimi giorni di Pompei)
Saturday 11 May 2013, 14.00
BP Lecture Theatre
Free, booking advised
A sword-and-sandals epic set in Pompeii, based on the Edward Bulwer-Lytton novel. American bodybuilder Steve Reeves plays Glaucus, a Roman legionary intent on avenging his fatherís death. Along the way he wrestles a crocodile, stabs a lion, and comes to the aid of a persecuted Christian community.
Introduced by Maria Wyke.
Directors: Mario Bonnard, Sergio Leone
1959, 93 mins, Cert. PG
Please arrive punctually to guarantee admission
Location: BP Lecture Theatre
Start Time: 14.00
Booking fee: £0.00